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Executive Summary

B&G Foods, Inc. manufactures, sells, and distributes a portfolio of shelf-stable and frozen foods, and household products in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Good value average dividend payer.


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Share Price & News

How has B&G Foods's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BGS has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.0%

BGS

0.03%

US Food

-0.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

76.5%

BGS

9.0%

US Food

19.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BGS exceeded the US Food industry which returned 9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BGS exceeded the US Market which returned 19.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BGSIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.0%0.03%-0.7%
30 Day4.7%5.3%5.8%
90 Day7.8%4.7%8.3%
1 Year93.5%76.5%11.7%9.0%22.7%19.9%
3 Year10.6%-12.8%12.9%3.7%43.5%33.9%
5 Year6.6%-23.1%17.0%1.1%86.9%65.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is B&G Foods's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is B&G Foods undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

44.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BGS ($28.53) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($51.12)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BGS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BGS is good value based on its PE Ratio (16x) compared to the US Food industry average (25x).

PE vs Market: BGS is good value based on its PE Ratio (16x) compared to the US market (19x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BGS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (22.1x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BGS's PB Ratio (2.2x) is in line with the US Food industry average.


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Future Growth

How is B&G Foods forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

0.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BGS's forecast earnings growth (0.7% per year) is below the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: BGS's earnings (0.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: BGS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: BGS's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-3.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BGS's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.2% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if BGS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has B&G Foods performed over the past 5 years?

13.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BGS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BGS's current net profit margins (6.2%) are lower than last year (10.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BGS's earnings have grown by 13% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BGS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BGS had negative earnings growth (-36.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-5.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BGS's Return on Equity (14%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is B&G Foods's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BGS's short term assets ($717.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($229.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: BGS's short term assets ($717.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.2B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BGS's debt to equity ratio (229.9%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: BGS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 215% to 229.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BGS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.7%).

Interest Coverage: BGS's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.7x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is B&G Foods's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

6.66%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BGS's dividend (6.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.62%).

High Dividend: BGS's dividend (6.66%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.66%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: BGS's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BGS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (106.9%), BGS's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: BGS's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (94.2% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Ken Romanzi (60 yo)

1.5yrs

Tenure

US$2,896,087

Compensation

Mr. Kenneth G. Romanzi, also known as Ken, serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at B&G Foods, Inc. since April 6, 2019. He served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Off ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Ken's total compensation ($USD2.90M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.44M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Ken's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kenneth Romanzi
President1.5yrsUS$2.90m0.077%
$ 1.4m
Bruce Wacha
CFO & Executive VP of Finance2.92yrsUS$933.59k0.012%
$ 217.8k
Scott Lerner
Executive VP11.17yrsUS$1.11m0.13%
$ 2.3m
Erich Fritz
Executive VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer1.58yrsUS$892.25k0.0086%
$ 158.2k
Michael Adasczik
VP of Finance & Chief Accounting Officer1.92yrsno data0.0016%
$ 29.8k
Eric Hart
Executive VP of Human Resources & Chief Human Resources Officer5.67yrsno data0.022%
$ 397.6k
Jordan Greenberg
Executive VP & Chief Commercial Officer1.58yrsno data0.025%
$ 460.2k
Ellen Schum
Executive VP & Chief Customer Officer1.58yrsno data0.0079%
$ 145.0k

1.8yrs

Average Tenure

52.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BGS's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kenneth Romanzi
President1.5yrsUS$2.90m0.077%
$ 1.4m
Stephen Sherrill
Independent Chairman of the Board15.17yrsUS$309.98k0.20%
$ 3.6m
David Wenner
Director23.17yrsUS$201.23k1.16%
$ 21.2m
Cheryl Palmer
Independent Director10yrsUS$254.98k0.037%
$ 683.2k
Charles Marcy
Independent Director10yrsUS$244.98k0.085%
$ 1.6m
Alfred Poe
Independent Director23.75yrsUS$221.23k0.060%
$ 1.1m
Dennis Mullen
Independent Director14.58yrsUS$239.98k0.072%
$ 1.3m
DeAnn Brunts
Independent Director5.42yrsUS$249.98k0.043%
$ 788.8k
Robert Mills
Independent Director2.58yrsUS$234.98k0.026%
$ 469.9k
Debra Chase
Independent Director0.25yrno data0.0066%
$ 121.7k

10.0yrs

Average Tenure

66yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BGS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

B&G Foods, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: B&G Foods, Inc.
  • Ticker: BGS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: US$1.831b
  • Shares outstanding: 64.16m
  • Website: https://www.bgfoods.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • B&G Foods, Inc.
  • Four Gatehall Drive
  • Parsippany
  • New Jersey
  • 7054
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BGSNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 2007
DHRDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURMay 2007

Biography

B&G Foods, Inc. manufactures, sells, and distributes a portfolio of shelf-stable and frozen foods, and household products in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Its products include frozen and cann ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/19 06:02
End of Day Share Price2020/10/16 00:00
Earnings2020/06/27
Annual Earnings2019/12/28


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.